What does not
It does install and quite quickly, giving you an icon on your desktop along with an ink file but does not go past a Error which is "Runtime error 217 at 005295FD"
What was not tested
Everything other than opening.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Linux Mint 17.1 "Rebecca" x86-64||Dec 28 2014||1.7.33||Yes||Yes||Silver||an anonymous user|
|Show||CentOS 6.6||Nov 15 2014||1.7.31||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Artem S. Tashkinov|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.10 "Utopic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Nov 15 2014||1.7.31||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
|Current||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 12 2014||1.7.18||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Show||CentOS 6.3||Jul 03 2013||1.6-rc4||Yes||No||Garbage||Artem S. Tashkinov|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|28457||Gecko incorrectly renders Skype's login page (affects Skype 5.5 and higher)||NEW||View|
|35041||Multiple apps and games crash with heap corruption or live-lock in libX11 (EA Origin, Garmin Express Fit, SMPlayer, LotRO launcher, Kindle for PC, Conan Exiles)('taskset -c 0 wine ./foo.exe' is a workaround)||NEW||View|
In default Wine 1.7.31 installation Skype 184.108.40.206 is more or less functional if you follow these instructions:
Now you can use Skype.
If Skype crashes immediately on log in after trying to show unread messages or notifications, set its status to DND on another device.